Skip to main content

Life in student accommodation

Our student halls and houses provides a supportive, friendly community with exciting events run by the Residence Life team to help you settle in.

Watch a video of a student’s guide to living in Cardiff - the accommodation, the city and life at one of the UK’s leading universities.

Kitchen (Houses A - K)

Reasons to live in University accommodation

Most of our accommodation is in the heart of the city and only a short walk from the University. Our student peer support network will help you settle in quickly and meet new people.

Bedroom showing large study area

Accommodation options to suit everyone

We have a range of halls and houses to suit your preferences and budgets including; LGBT+ and allies, Welsh speakers and learners, families and couples, and quiet living options.

Two students in their bedroom

Accessible accommodation

Specifically adapted accommodation is available to support wheelchair users and students with a hearing impairment. We can also make reasonable adjustments to a room to support students with a disability.

If you have questions about staying in our accommodation, we would love to hear from you:

Residences Office